Kahuzi Biega National Park, Congo: The Ultimate Guide
The Ultimate Guide to Kahuzi Biega National Park, Congo. Everything You Need to Know About Kahuzi Biega National Park’s Activities, Location, and Size We go on to teach you how to best plan your Gorillas Safari and give packages with a free quotation to organize your Gorilla Trekking Safari to Kahuzi Biega National Park Congo. The Kahuzi-Biega National Park is a protected region in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, near Bukavu. It lies close to the Rwandan border and the western side of Lake Kivu.
The Park was founded in 1970 by Belgian photographer and naturalist Adrien Deschryver and is named after two extinct volcanoes inside its boundaries, Mount Kahuzi and Mount Biega. Kahuzi-Biega is one of the country’s largest national parks, covering an area of 6,000 square kilometers (2,300 square miles). It is one of the remaining refuges for the uncommon species of Eastern lowland gorilla (Gorilla Beringei Graueri), which is classified as endangered on the IUCN Red List. The park was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980 for its unique variety of rainforest environment and Eastern Lowland Gorillas.
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Best Congo Gorilla Safaris Packages to Kahuzi Biega
Our Short Congo Gorilla tours are the easiest and shortest way of having a Gorilla trekking safari in Congo. These tours range from 3-4 days and mostly start and end in the neighboring country of Rwanda.
Specifically for tourists who just want to trek Gorillas in Congo we have short tour packages. Here are our sample Short Gorilla trekking itineraries from Goma or Rwanda for both mountain Gorilla trekking and for the Lowland Gorillas. These tours are basically for Gorilla trekking without visits to other destinations.
We have well customized packages that offer short Congo Gorilla tours to Virunga National Park for mountain gorilla trekking or to Kahuzi-Biega National Park for Lowland Gorilla trekking. Check out these packages or talk to us for advice on a Short Gorilla Safari in Congo.
3 Days Congo Gorilla tour from Kigali could be the cheapest 3 Days Mountain Gorilla trekking safari in Africa. Congo sells the cheapest Gorilla trekking permits in Africa and this gives advantage to travelers who would want to have budget tours.
4 Days Congo Double Gorilla Trekking Safari from Kigali to Virunga National Park. Double Gorilla trekking means trekking 2 different Gorilla families on the second and third day which offers chance to know more about the different Mountain.
3 Days Congo Lowland Gorilla Trekking Safari for a less strenuous Gorilla trekking tour in Congo. This 3 Day Lowland Gorilla trek is a short itinerary that offers Great experiences trekking the Lowland Gorillas of the Kahuzi Biega